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Guinness World Record breaker, period

A periodic table chart discovered at the University is officially recognised as the oldest in the world by the Guinness World Records.

21 March 2019Awards

Anatomy of a fire

Fire never just burns. It rips and tears and blazes and guts. At least it did in the headlines which accompanied reports of the BMS fire.

15 February 2019Local community

Chemical elements which make up mobile phones placed on ‘endangered list’

Scientists from the University have developed a unique periodic table which highlights the scarcity of elements used in everyday devices.

22 January 2019Research

World’s oldest periodic table chart found in St Andrews

A periodic table chart discovered at the University is thought to be the oldest in the world.

17 January 2019University news

Two Leverhulme awards made to St Andrews

Two top research grants have been awarded to academics at the University of St Andrews by a major national funding body.

9 January 2019Awards

£1.4m grant for researchers at St Andrews

Scotland is to remain at the forefront of international research.

16 May 2018Research

St Andrews chemist wins prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry Award

Professor Andrew Smith is the RSC Charles Rees Award winner for 2018.

9 May 2018Awards

Two prestigious research grants awarded to University of St Andrews

More than half a million pounds for work in chemistry and Scottish history.

4 April 2018Research

Academic shares €10,000 prize

Professor David Cole-Hamilton wins major triennial distinction

13 December 2016Awards

Funding boost for award-winning spinout company

Investment to take on healthcare market

12 December 2016Business